Lauren And Black Widow Are BACK!

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Summary:

Black Widow is back and so is our co-host Lauren! In our latest episode, Joe and Lauren share their reactions and reviews of the new Black Widow movie and Loki Marvel series. They discuss the PTSD and trauma some of the most iconic superheroes and supervillains have experienced. Plus, they explore how those experiences shape these characters’ personalities and character arcs. Additionally, Joe and Lauren explore the representation of mental trauma in mainstream media and its impact on society. What fictional characters and stories have inspired and helped you overcome past trauma? Share your experience on our socials!

 

Links Mentioned:

– DC Comic “Heros in Crisis” – https://www.newsweek.com/heroes-crisis-explores-how-superheroes-cope-trauma-saving-world-evil-1159968

– Superhero Therapy – https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2019/10/superhero-therapy-im-batman/600475/

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Credits

– Support The NeuroNerds podcast on Patreon and join our NeuroJedi High Council at www.Patreon.com/TheNeuroNerds

– Co-hosted by Joe Borges and Lauren Manzano

– Find Joe at http://joesorocks.com and @joesorocks on Twitter/Instagram and submit your stroke/brain injury recovery story at https://www.joesorocks.com/submit-your-story

– Find Lauren at @laurenlmanzano on Instagram, @tankbbg on Twitter

– Produced by Joe Borges and Felice LaZae, http://felicelazae.com, @felicelazae on Twitter/Instagram

– Edited by D’Var Baggett

Supporters

– Sponsored by Avid Technology and our Patreon



Avatar ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Recovering from a stroke or brain injury can feel very lonely, but the NeuroNerds are here to help! Every Monday, join Joe Borges and co-host Lauren Manzano as they share their personal recovery journeys mixed with discussions on varying nerd topics from comics to superhero movie theories to video games and more. If you’re a stroke or brain injury survivor, a caregiver or family member of a survivor or just a big lover of nerd culture, this podcast is for you.

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